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Alan Gussow letters to Ellen Dissanayake include 12 letters that document the professional exchange between artist, teacher, and author Alan Gussow and writer and teacher Ellen Dissanayake between 1989 and 1992.
Alan Gussow letters to Ellen Dissanayake, 1989-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Alan Gussow (1931-1997) was a painter and writer in New York. He studied painting at Cooper Union and at the American Academy in Rome.
Donated in 2022 by Ellen Dissanayake.
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